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First round down, more to go for public outreach campaign to shape future of Fayetteville parks

Community or regional parks? Elaborate amenities or bocce ball? Preserve more land or upgrade what the city already owns? Why not a little bit of everything?

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Fayetteville City Council awards contract to design cultural arts corridor

Visitors to downtown will see trail improvements, a more scenic streetscape and immersive outdoor elements incorporated with the city's biggest cultural attractions within the next few years.

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Fayetteville tourism commissioners consider art school's time at historic home

Having a gallery and workspace at a historic building next to the downtown square helped art students and faculty establish a connection with the community, tourism commissioners heard Monday.

Fayetteville boosts bars’ requirements

Anyone who wants to open a bar serving liquor in Fayetteville needs to take eight hours of security training, learn how to spot a fake ID and install surveillance cameras, along with the usual state requirements.

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Drainage improvements planned for south Fayetteville neighborhood

Some homeowners in a suburb on the southeast side of town soon won't need a raft to get around their backyards during heavy rain.

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Path set to establish historic preservation ordinance for Fayetteville neighborhood

The city's Historic District Commission wants to hire a consultant who will work out the details of a historic preservation ordinance for the Washington-Willow neighborhood.

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Groups say Fayetteville's economic development strategy bearing fruit

Business owners and entrepreneurs have benefited from having one-on-one interactions with the two entities with whom the city contracts to spur economic development, according to presentations from representatives of both groups Tuesday.

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Music to continue at JJ's Beer Garden in Fayetteville, review pending

A restaurant and music venue on the north side of town can continue having outdoor concerts on Thursday nights pending a Planning Commission review in August.

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Stipulations added for new private-club permit holders in Fayetteville

Anyone who wants to open a bar serving liquor in the city needs to take eight hours of security training, learn how to spot a fake ID and install surveillance cameras, along with the usual state requirements.

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More money put toward community programs in Fayetteville, other NWA cities

More money for Community Development Block Grant programs means more children reading, clients in recovery from drug addiction being better served and more homes getting in line with state and federal codes.

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 The Fayetteville City Council and administrators meet Tuesday, June 5, 2018.

The Fayetteville City Council and administrators meet Tuesday, June 5, 2018.

Published: June 6, 2018

Ching Mong (from right), Matt Behrend and Todd Martin, all commissioners with the Fayetteville Adver...

Ching Mong (from right), Matt Behrend and Todd Martin, all commissioners with the Fayetteville Advertising and Promotion Commissio...

Published: May 22, 2018

Students hold signs during a protest Friday, April 20, 2018 in front of the Washington County Courth...

Students hold signs during a protest Friday, April 20, 2018 in front of the Washington County Courthouse in Fayetteville.

Published: April 20, 2018

A car is driven down Brooks Avenue near Walker Street in the Parksdale neighborhood of south Fayette...

A car is driven down Brooks Avenue near Walker Street in the Parksdale neighborhood of south Fayetteville on Monday. Several neigh...

Published: April 3, 2018

A motorist scoots by near the intersection of Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and School Avenue on ...

A motorist scoots by near the intersection of Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and School Avenue on Friday in Fayetteville. Expert...

Published: February 24, 2018

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